The Long History of Mormons in Mexico Began More Than a Century Before the Killing of 9 U.S....
Members of Utah’s Latter-Day Saints community emigrated to Mexico in the 1880s to follow their religious beliefs
How Mexico became home to communities of Mormons
The nine U.S.-Mexican family members who were killed Monday in a still-unexplained attack were part of a decades-long migration of fundamentalist Mormons who settled in northern Mexico to practice their religion in relative isolation The victims - three women and six children, including two 6-month-old twins - were part of a community that calls itself fundamentalist Mormon. It is not recognized as part of the Church…
100 Verses for Witnessing to Mormons
Alpha and Omega Ministries February 1, 1988 100 Verses for Witnessing to Mormons “The word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.” (Hebrews 4:12 KJV). The ability to utilize the Word of God accurately and correctly in the witnessing situation is a great asset. When dealing with people who already…
After the massacre, a new reckoning: Should the American Mormons of La Mora remain in Mexico?
The killing of three mothers and six children has prompted huddled discussions about the community’s future.
Why the Mormon church changed its name
"You won't believe what's been happening for two hours. The Lord has given me detailed instructions on a process I am to follow."
Here’s why the ‘Mormon’ church has changed its name
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (CNN) -- When the messages come during the dark of night, Russell M. Nelson reaches for his lighted pen and takes dictation from the Lord. "OK dear, it's happening," the president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints tells his wife, Wendy Nelson. "I just remain quiet and soon he's sitting up at the side of the bed, writing," she said in a recent church video.
How I Escaped the Mormon Temple
After being in the LDS Church for 30 years, I began reading the New Testament. What was there shocked me.
Why This $82 Highlighter Is Worth Every Penny
Editor in chief Michelle Lee shares her latest beauty faves, including this superfine, glow-boosting powder.
Why You Shouldn’t Ask God if the Book of Mormon Is True
Why You Shouldn’t Ask God if the Book of Mormon Is True Some time ago, I heard a knock on my door and was pleasantly surprised to see two young Mormon missionaries. Their crisp white shirts, stark black ties, and distinctive name tags instantly gave them away. Having spent time dialoguing with Mormons in the past and studying their beliefs and practices, I gladly invited them in. As we sat discussing important doctrines, they asked me a question that invariably arises in every…
LDS Church president requests elimination of Mormon, LDS, style guide updated
(KUTV) The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint, commonly called the LDS Church and the Mormon Church, issued a statement Thursday regarding the name of the church at MormonNewsroom.org.The following statement was published Thursday
PLAYING WITH FIRE Highlights the Need to Truly Understand James 3:5
Parents often tell their children, “Don’t play with fire,” and for good reason! If you play with fire, you will get burned. Chances are...
Why the 'Mormon' church changed its name. (It's about revelation, not rebranding.)
Russell Nelson speaks more openly and often about his divine revelations than any Mormon president in recent memory. But can a prophet succeed in the age of the iPhone?
What Are New York's Best Mexican Restaurants?
Despite the incredible array of cuisines in New York, people often say that quality Mexican food is one of the dining scene's big weaknesses. So for this Friday's open thread, we're opening this...
What Are Seattle's Best Mexican Restaurants?
Breaking news: Washington likes Mexican food. But even though almost half of Seattleites are taco-curious, only 15 percent of the city's menus include tacos. That doesn't stop everyone from having...
These are the 10 best Mexican restaurants in Michigan
John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of MLive reveal their Top 10 list - Michigan's Best Mexican Restaurant.
Planning Your Mexican Vacation
Prices and availability for vacation rentals vary with the tourist season. Be sure to book at least 6 months in advance to get the best choice of beachfront condos. (Properties in XamanHa , El Faro and Corto Maltes are in high demand in March and April!) Keep in mind that you’ll get the best weather Nov—April, and the lowest prices May—Nov. (Click here for more info on High Season and Low Season.) What floats your boat? Do you want to pack in a…
Mexican: Modern & Traditional
What to DRINK with That - Mexican: Modern & TraditionalDRINK editor Treve Ring asks local wine experts how they would approach pairing dishes and flavours. This time we are focusing on Mexican: Modern & Traditional.
Teenager sentenced to 10 years in killing of Gala Zuehlke
A teenager convicted of shooting and killing a 17-year-old former Edmonds-Woodway High School student was sentenced to 10 years in prison last week in Snohomish County Superior Court. Timothy Puller, of Mountlake Terrace, was 16 when booked into Denny Juvenile Justice Center Dec. 3 for probable cause of second-degree murder following an investigati...
If it isn't really Mexican food, what is Tex-Mex?
Some self-described purists say Tex-Mex is bastardized northern Mexico food. Robb Walsh, a Texas food authority and author of The Hot Sauce Cookbook, defines Tex-Mex as an American regional cuisine.
Top 5 Best Mexican Restaurants In Charlotte
Mexican restaurants have always had a strong presence in the Queen City, but with more people moving here from the SouthWest, and from south of the border, our selection is now incredibly diverse. Here are the 5 best Mexican restaurants in the Charlotte region; #1 Paco’s Tacos Paco’s is the brainchild of local restaurant legend Frank Scibelli (founder …